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  1. Picture quote about wisdom

    Some people are so poor, all they have is money.Source …


  2. Picture quote by Proverbs about poor

    Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity than a rich man who is crooked in his ways. ⏤ Proverbs


  3. Picture quote by Dan Kennedy about wealth

    Rich people have big libraries, poor people have big TV's. ⏤ Dan Kennedy


  4. Picture quote by Socrates about life

    Beware the barrenness of a busy life. ⏤ Socrates


  5. Picture quote by Scottish Proverbs about appearance

    Do not judge by appearances; A rich heart may be under a poor coat. ⏤ Scottish Proverbs


  6. Picture quote by Jim Rohn about life

    The poor pessimist live an ugly life. ⏤ Jim Rohn


  7. Picture quote by Tupac Shakur about war

    They got money for the war, but can't feed the poor. ⏤ Tupac Shakur


  8. Picture quote by Samuel Gompers about greed

    The man who has millions will want everything he can lay his hands on and then raise his voice against the poor devil who wants ten cents more a day. ⏤ Samuel Gompers


  9. Picture quote by Robert Kiyosaki about wisdom

    My poor dad said, 'You need to know a lot about one speciality.' My rich dad said, 'You need to learn a little about a lot of things.' ⏤ Robert Kiyosaki


  10. Picture quote by Jimmy Carter about values

    If you don't want your tax dollars to help the poor, then stop saying you want a country based on Christian values, because you don't ⏤ Jimmy Carter


  11. Picture quote by Pope Francis about problems

    As long as the problems of the poor are not radically resolved by rejecting the absolute autonomy of markets and financial speculation and by attacking the structural causes of inequality, no solution will be found for the world's problems or, for that matter, to any problems. ⏤ Pope Francis


  12. Picture quote by Tupac Shakur about money

    You know it's funny when it rains it pours, they got money for wars , but can't feed the poor ⏤ Tupac Shakur


  13. Picture quote by George Carlin about rich

    Conservatives say if you don't give the rich more money, they will lose their incentive to invest. As for the poor, they tell us they have lost all incentive because we've given them too much money. ⏤ George Carlin



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Do not judge by appearances; a rich heart may be under a poor coat.

Scottish Proverbs

Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity than a rich man who is crooked in his ways.

Proverbs

A business that makes nothing but money is a poor kind of business.

Henry Ford

I blame my mother for my poor sex life. All she told me was 'the man goes on top and the woman underneath.' For three years my husband and I slept in bunk beds.

Joan Rivers

If you want to be perfect, go, sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven.

Jesus Christ

You know the funny thing, I don't get along with rich people. I get along with the middle class and the poor people better than I get along with the rich people.

Donald Trump

The right time to dine is: for the rich man, when he is hungry; and for the poor, when he has something to eat.

Mexican proverbs

Anyone who has struggled with poverty knows how extremely expensive it is to be poor.

James Baldwin

When the rich wage war it is the poor who die.

Jean-Paul Sartre

Anger makes dull men witty -- but it keeps them poor.

Francis Bacon

Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business.

Tom Robbins

If you're in trouble, or hurt or need -- go to the poor people. They're the only ones that'll help -- the only ones.

John Steinbeck

No bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. He won it by making the other poor dumb bastard die for his country.

George S. Patton

Poor people cannot rely on the government to come to help you in times of need. You have to get your education. Then nobody can control your destiny.

Charles Barkley

Whoever named it necking is a poor judge of anatomy.

Groucho Marx

They were written on cheap blue notebooks bought by poor women. I'm interested in folk tales in the way that medicine and magic in women's stories are all kind of combined.

Alice Hoffman

A poor man is always behind.

American Proverbs

She was trusted and valued by her father, loved and courted by all dogs, cats, children, and poor people, and slighted and neglected by everybody else.

Anne Bronte

In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are more of them, and the will of the majority is supreme.

Aristotle

If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.

Charles Darwin

Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but of playing a poor hand well.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Let us touch the dying, the poor, the lonely and the unwanted according to the graces we have received and let us not be ashamed or slow to do the humble work.

Mother Teresa

If your daily life seems poor, do not blame it; blame yourself that you are not poet enough to call forth its riches; for the Creator, there is no poverty.

Rainer Maria Rilke

Poor decisions and bad luck are contingencies of most horror films.

Wesley Morris

All language is but a poor translation.

Franz Kafka

I was poor white trash, no glitter, no glamour, but I'm not ashamed of anything.

Eminem

I've been rich and I've been poor. It's better to be rich.

Gertrude Stein

They say it is better to be poor and happy than rich and miserable, but how about a compromise like moderately rich and just moody?

Princess Diana

Pale death, with impartial step, knocks at the hut of the poor and the towers of kings.

Horace

Born poor, but of honored and humble people, I am particularly proud to die poor.

Pope John XXIII

Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free.

Emma Lazarus

When the TV version of Annie came on, I was drawn to it. It was the struggle of this poor kid in this environment and how her life changed. It immediately resonated.

Jay-Z

I think the rich are too rich and the poor are too poor. I don't think the black people are going to rise at all; I think most of them are going to die.

Nina Simone

Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.

Napoleon Bonaparte

An imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailment of all republics.

Plutarch

I think clever people think that poor people are stupid.

Norm MacDonald

It's a poor sort of memory that only works backwards.

Lewis Carroll

The poor tread lightest on the earth. The higher our income, the more resources we control and the more havoc we wreak.

Paul Harrison

The poor monkey, quietly seated on the ground, seemed to be in sore trouble at this display of anger.

Henry Walter Bates

I was a very poor young black boy in New Orleans, just a face without a name, swimming in a sea of poverty trying to survive.

Tyler Perry

How prone poor Humanity is to dam up the minutest remnants of its freedom, and build an artificial roof to prevent it looking up to the clear blue sky.

E. T. A. Hoffmann

Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

I really wonder what gives us the right to wreck this poor planet of ours.

Kurt Vonnegut

When the rich think about the poor, they have poor ideas.

Evita Peron

Keeping books on social aid is capitalistic nonsense. I just use the money for the poor. I can't stop to count it.

Evita Peron

A man who cannot work without his hypodermic needle is a poor doctor. The amount of narcotic you use is inversely proportional to your skill.

Martin H. Fischer

There are pastors who won't go to people's sick beds. How can people of God turn their back on the sick, poor and hungry?

James Robinson

All the measures of the Government are directed to the purpose of making the rich richer and the poor poorer.

William Henry Harrison

Голь на вы́думку хитра́.

Russian Proverbs

I am a poor man and of little worth, who is laboring in that art that God has given me in order to extend my life as long as possible.

Michelangelo

Republicans have been accused of abandoning the poor. It's the other way around. They never vote for us.

Dan Quayle

He mocks the people who proposes that the government shall protect the rich and that they in turn will care for the laboring poor.

Grover Cleveland

Christians should emphatically be campaigning for justice for the poor - but the Church is not a campaign.

Rowan D. Williams

This erosion of the middle class is happening all over the place. The opening of a wider gap between rich and poor is always accompanied by such a process.

Susan George

The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.

Theodor Adorno

But I, being poor, have only my dreams; I have spread my dreams under your feet; Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.

William Butler Yeats

It's not hard to tell we was poor - when you saw the toilet paper dryin' on the clothesline.

George Lindsey

Mankind is divided into rich and poor, into property owners and exploited; and to abstract oneself from this fundamental division; and from the antagonism between poor and rich means abstracting oneself from fundamental facts.

Joseph Stalin

When life is too easy for us, we must beware or we may not be ready to meet the blows which sooner or later come to everyone, rich or poor.

Eleanor Roosevelt

The goal to strive for is a poor government but a rich people.

Andrew Johnson

Money is a good servant, but a poor master.

Dominique Bouhours

For humble individuals like myself, there is one poor comfort, which is this, viz. that gout, unlike any other disease, kills more rich men than poor, more wise men than simple.

Thomas Sydenham

Human dignity is independent of national borders. We must always defend the interests of the poor and the persecuted in other countries.

Kjell Magne Bondevik

I've always been driven by the concept of equal justice under the law, but only the rich can pay great sums of money for legal assistance and that puts them at an advantage over the poor.

Samuel Dash

I think the best thing I can do is to be a distraction. A husband lives and breathes his work all day long. If he comes home to more table thumping, how can the poor man ever relax?

Jackie Kennedy

As might be supposed, my parents were quite poor, but we somehow never seemed to lack anything we needed, and I never saw a trace of discontent or a failure in cheerfulness over their lot in life, as indeed over anything.

Albert J. Nock

He who does not believe has no soul. He is empty. He has no ideals. He has nothing to live for. He has no sunshine, no light, no joy in life. He is a poor, poor man.

Robert Ley

I would not send a poor girl into the world, ignorant of the snares that beset her path; nor would I watch and guard her, till, deprived of self-respect and self-reliance, she lost the power or the will to watch and guard herself .

Anne Bronte

One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!

George Eliot

Art is much less important than life, but what a poor life without it.

Robert Motherwell

If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free; if our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.

Edmund Burke

For those of you who don't understand Reaganomics, it's based on the principle that the rich and the poor will get the same amount of ice. In Reaganomics, however, the poor get all of theirs in winter.

Mo Udall

I don't think of myself as a poor deprived ghetto girl who made good. I think of myself as somebody who from an early age knew I was responsible for myself, and I had to make good.

Oprah Winfrey

How poor are they that have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees?

William Shakespeare

Books are good enough in their own way, but they are a poor substitute for life.

Robert Louis Stevenson

This paperback is very interesting, but I find it will never replace a hardcover book - it makes a very poor doorstop.

Alfred Hitchcock

It's the rich you can terrorize. The poor have nothing to lose.

Imelda Marcos

I hated school. Even to this day, when I see a school bus it's just depressing to me. The poor little kids.

Dolly Parton

I'm scared to death of being poor. It's like a fat girl who loses 500 pounds but is always fat inside. I grew up poor and will always feel poor inside. It's my pet paranoia.

Cher

Men feel that cruelty to the poor is a kind of cruelty to animals. They never feel that it is an injustice to equals; nay it is treachery to comrades.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

The tax collector must love poor people, he's creating so many of them.

Bill Vaughan

You have no idea what a poor opinion I have of myself and how little I deserve it.

William Gilbert

The poor are the only consistent altruists; they sell all they have and give it to the rich.

Holbrook Jackson

Rhetoric is a poor substitute for action, and we have trusted only to rhetoric. If we are really to be a great nation, we must not merely talk; we must act big.

Theodore Roosevelt

Every man is rich or poor according to the proportion between his desires and his enjoyments.

Samuel Johnson

Almost all the noblest things that have been achieved in the world, have been achieved by poor men; poor scholars, poor professional men, poor artisans and artists, poor philosophers, poets, and men of genius.

Albert Pike

And plenty makes us poor.

John Dryden

We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

All men are by nature equal, made all of the same earth by one Workman; and however we deceive ourselves, as dear unto God is the poor peasant as the mighty prince.

Plato

Women do two thirds of the world's work. Yet they earn only one tenth of the world's income and own less than one percent of the world's property. They are among the poorest of the world's poor.

Barber Conable

It's hard being black. You ever been black? I was black once - when I was poor.

Larry Holmes

Modern poets talk against business, poor things, but all of us write for money. Beginners are subjected to trial by market.

Robert Frost

Suffice it to say, I'm not poor.

August Wilson

Poor, darling fellow - he died of food. He was killed by the dinner table.

Diana Vreeland

Substantive and procedural law benefits and protects landlords over tenants, creditors over debtors, lenders over borrowers, and the poor are seldom among the favored parties.

John Turner

I have found out in later years that we were very poor, but the glory of America is that we didn't know it then.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

The universe lies before you on the floor, in the air, in the mysterious bodies of your dancers, in your mind. From this voyage no one returns poor or weary.

Agnes De Mille

I cannot pretend to be impartial about the colours. I rejoice with the brilliant ones, and am genuinely sorry for the poor browns.

Winston Churchill

It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.

Frank Herbert

Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death.

Rosalind Russell

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